Quotes by C. Chesterfield

Men will not believe because they will not broaden their minds

C. Chesterfield

Other Great Authors


Silence is the virtue of fools.

Francis Bacon

Power in defense of freedom is greater than power on behalf of tyranny and oppression.

Malcolm X

There is that in the glance of a flower which may at times control the greatest of creation's braggart lords.

John Muir

Man is a hating rather than a loving animal.

Rebecca West

America is therefore the land of the future, where, in the ages that lie before us, the burden of the World's History shall reveal itself.

Georg W. Hegel

I worship the quicksand he walks in.

Art Buchwald »

If God kills, lies, cheats, discriminates, and otherwise behaves in a manner that puts the Mafia to shame, that's Okay, he's God. He can do whatever he wants. Anyone who adheres to this philosophy has had his sense of morality, decency, justice and humaneness warped beyond recognition by the very book that is supposedly preaching the opposite.

Dennis McKinsey »